Working Group on Migration & Asylum

The Working Group on Migration and Asylum monitors and prepares statements, contributions, and activities to the ongoing EU policy and debate on the Asylum and Migration Policy of the European Union. It also fuels the Catholic Church’s policy efforts and practical experiences in the field of asylum and migration into EU-policy making.

Its President is Fr. Manuel Enrique Barrios Prieto, COMECE General Secretary, and its Secretary is José Luis Bazán, Legal adviser of the COMECE Secretariat. The members of this Working group are experts in the field of migration/asylum nominated by the EU Bishops’ Conferences.